Unsorted life hacks From 43FoldersWiki Got a cool trick to share? Until we work out a good home, let's use this page to collect our favorite little life hacks. Reorganize as needed, and I guess eventually we'll come up with a better way to organize and categorize everything. View texts by #1 Matsuo Bashô (松尾芭蕉). Classical Japanese Database (home, authors, translators, texts, translations, references, help, scratchpad) Author #1. Matsuo Bashô (松尾芭蕉) (edit) Life hack Life hacking refers to any productivity trick, shortcut, skill, or novelty method to increase productivity and efficiency, in all walks of life; in other words, anything that solves an everyday problem of a person in a clever or non-obvious way. Coined in the 1980s in hacker culture, the term became popularized in the blogosphere and is primarily used by computer experts who suffer from information overload or those with a playful curiosity in the ways they can accelerate their workflow in ways other than programming. History Popularization The term was used in 2004 during the O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference in San Diego, California by technology journalist Danny O'Brien to describe the "embarrassing" scripts and shortcuts productive IT professionals use to get their work done. After his presentation, use of the term life hack spread in the tech and blogging community.
Aozora Bunko recommendations for advanced learners Joined: Apr 2016 Posts: 7 Thanks: 1 Hi everyone! I've been using Aozora Bunko lately for reading practice and it's a fantastic resource (recently finished Dazai's 人間失格 which I loved). Only problem is I'm a bit overwhelmed by large selection and unsure where to go next. Looking at past threads it seems there's been a variety of discussion about resources there for beginners (children's books etc.) but very little about those for more advanced learners. Does anyone who's used the site have any personal recommendations?
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Subtitles or transcript for Monster? Kodorakun, thank you. I'm still in RTK-ville at the moment, just trying to look ahead and figure out what I'll be using for material later. This series would be my ideal. My hope was to make a subs2srs deck with audio or audio/video of the whole series, but I don't think that's going to happen . From what I've found out so far: